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liebfraumilch

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noun lieb·frau·milch \ˈlēp-ˌfrau̇-ˌmilk, ˈlēb-, -ˌmilḵ, -ˌmilsh\

Definition of liebfraumilch

  1. :  a fruity white Rhine wine



Origin and Etymology of liebfraumilch

German, alteration of Liebfrauenmilch, from Liebfrauenstift, religious foundation in Worms, Germany + Milch milk


First Known Use: 1833


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